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Pope Francis (PA)

Pope Francis also called on Muslim leaders and other religious officials to condemn terrorism in speech

Pope Francis will begin his papal visit to Sri Lanka and the Philippines tomorrow (CNS)

Francis will be welcomed in Sri Lanka by the country’s new president

Cardinal-designate José Luis Lacunza Maestrojuán was sent a WhatsApp message by his sister (CNS)

Panama bishop received news of his appointment on his smartphone

Pope Francis (AP)

The Vatican has released a translation of the speech delivered by Francis at the Apostolic Palace

Pope Francis greets a baby at the Vatican earlier this year (CNS)

The Pope baptised 33 infants during a Mass yesterday

Michael Keaton at the Golden Globes (PA)

Birdman actor recalls mother praying the rosary and volunteering at hospital

An Iraqi Christian child who fled from violence in Iraq lies on a bed in Jordan (CNS)

A Catholic official warned that funding will soon run out to feed and house thousands of Iraqi Christians

Cardinals attend a consistory in the Vatican's Synod Hall in October 2014  (CNS)

The Confraternity of Catholic Clergy met in Rome this week

Pope Francis baptises a baby in the Sistine Chapel (AP/L'Osservatore Romano, pool)

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Archbishop Alberto Suárez Inda will be made a cardinal on February 14 (CNS/David Agren)

Cardinal-designate serves in state where five priests have been killed in the past 15 years